Mexico presidential candidate Andrés Manuel López Obrador sparks outrage by suggesting drug cartel kingpins should be offered amnesty in Mexico's most violent state Guerrero.
Shaken Thomas Cook holidaymakers said they were "lucky to be alive" after plane engine explodes during take-off.
Footage taken in Saskatchewan, Canada, shows a firefighter sliding onto thin ice to save a dog, which had been stuck for half an hour.
New York financier Rohina Bhandari named as American tourist killed in shark attack off coast of Costa Rica.
TV star turned opposition candidate Salvador Nasralla has accused Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez's government of trying to steal the election.
President Nicolas Maduro announces his socialist government would launch its own cryptocurrency to beat US-led sanctions.
The execution was carried out by the hitmen from the Viagras cartel and is meant to be a message to the competing Jalisco New Generation Cartel.
The families of the 44 crew members of the missing Argentine submarine protested against the government after the search effort was called off.
Barcelona star Lionel Messi's older brother was arrested after police recovered a gun in a blood-covered boat he claimed to have abandoned following an accident.
A 49-year-old women has died after she was attacked by a tiger shark on a diving tour off the coast of Costa Rica.
Police in London, Ontario are asking for public help to locate 15-year-old Lily Michel, who has been missing since Monday 27 November.
New York model Desiree Gibbon has been found dead on the side of the road with her throat slashed in Jamaica.
Prisoners at Elgin-Middlesex Detention Centre witnessed and heard the murder of fellow inmate Adam Kargus in October 2013.
The frigate's former captain and naval engineer Horacio Tobías believes hydrogen poisoning may have led to the deaths of the sailors.
An 11-year-old boy from Argentina was kidnapped, raped, hung with a wire and dismembered in a suspected satanic ritual in 2016.
Although we think of man as having negative impacts on wildlife, several cats species use paths to rapidly move around the rainforest.
Argentina's navy has abandoned its search for the missing submarine ARA San Juan because it has "not been possible to locate".
Both President Juan Orlando Hernandez and his rival Salvador Nasralla, a television game show host allied with leftists, claimed victory after the election.
True Leaf wants to sell marijuana-extract chews and treats as health supplement to beat joint pain, anxiety and inflammation.
According to an Irish crime reporter, UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor is in serious danger with the Kinahan cartel after being involved in a pub brawl.